Central Michigan University
Catalog #: CMC00019020
Taxon: Cornus amomum Mill.
Family: Cornaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHk316   
Date: 2012-06-12
Locality: United States, Michigan, Livingston, Spring Mill Creek Fen
42.4891  -83.7291
Elevation: 247 meters (810ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen runs along Spring Mill Creek. Edges are wooded with oaks. Horribly overgrown with many large areas that were marked as fen, now dense shrub carr. 1m north of Spring Mill Creek, 10m east of road. Full of invasives and "ditch species." Very tall vegetation (2m). Dominated by grasses, grape vine, and nettle.
Description: Population - large shrubs near stream and road, flowering. Saplings 2 per 1m2 area. No fruits yet. Older bark red-brown striped.
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Record Id: 8b78612c-f444-4c22-b044-ee526e8c4f63
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8b78612c-f444-4c22-b044-ee526e8c4f63
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